The Girvin & Ferlazzo Moot Courtroom Dedication Photos

Distinguished Jurist in Residence


The Honorable Patrick Monserrate

Siena College Distinguished Jurist in Residence


We are very pleased to inform you that our new Distinguished Jurist in Residence,
Honorable Patrick Monserrate
, retired Supreme Court Justice of New York (1990-2003) is now available to meet with Siena students. 

Judge Monserrate brings to our Siena community a thirty year career of dedicated public service as a Town Attorney in Binghamton, City Court Judge in Binghamton, District Attorney in Broome County, Administrative Judge for the Sixth District,and State Supreme Court Justice.

Judge Monserratte received his undergraduate training and degree from Georgetown University,and graduated from Albany Law School in 1960. He has taught in several capacities as a Lecturer and Instructor at Binghamton University, Broome County Community College, Broome County Law Enforcement Academy, New York state Town and Village Justice Training Program and the New York State Judicial Seminar.

The Siena College Distinguished Jurist in Residence Program provides unique opportunities for judges to share their expertise and experience with the community by working with students, faculty and staff in a variety of formal and informal settings.  These prominent jurists lead discussions, conduct workshops, advise, critique, mentor, counsel and pique our students' interest in pursuing a career in law.  The Distinguished Jurist also serves as a coach for the Moot Court/Mock Trial teams.

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Pictured: The Distinguished Jurist in Residence Event on February  3, 2012.



Jurist in Residence Endowment Underwriters

As of February 2014
Burke, Scolamiero, Mortati & Hurd, LLP
E. Stewart Jones Law Firm, PLLC
Edward P. Ryan, Attorney
Featherstonhaugh Wiley & Clyne, LLP
Girvin & Ferlazzo, PC
Hinman Straub, PC
Hiscock & Barclay, LLP
Maguire & Cardona, PC
Martin, Harding & Mazzotti, LLP
Nixon Peabody, LLP
O’Connell & Aronowitz
Rehfuss, Liguori & Associates, PC
Tabner, Ryan & Keniry, LLP
Tobin & Dempf, LLP